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post #11 of 20
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You have a long way to go my friend. E2180s can generally do 2.7-2.8G on stock volts. Push that FSB and watch your temps.
I agree i saw people overclock to even 2.9 GHz on stock voltage
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post #12 of 20
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Finally figured it out, you have to press shift and + to up the vcore. I'll go try for 3.0Ghz
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good luck! And thanks for posting the screenshots. A picture is worth a thousand words.
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I'm still kinda confused about my ram. It doesn't give me the option to set it at 1066. Do you think it's a bad stick?

Btw I'm running OCCT for 30mins on my overclock of 3.0GHz @ v-core 1.35'
EDIT: Failed that test, going to try 3.05GHz @ v-core 1.375.
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Should I RMA my 1GB stick of ballstix for a G.Skill 2GB stick of 800?
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post #16 of 20
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I'm still kinda confused about my ram. It doesn't give me the option to set it at 1066. Do you think it's a bad stick?

Btw I'm running OCCT for 30mins on my overclock of 3.0GHz @ v-core 1.35'
EDIT: Failed that test, going to try 3.05GHz @ v-core 1.375.
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Should I RMA my 1GB stick of ballstix for a G.Skill 2GB stick of 800?
What RAM dividers are available have nothing to do with what RAM you have. It's all about your motherboard and BIOS.
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post #17 of 20
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cept my says ddr2 800 or ddr2 667
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post #18 of 20
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cept my says ddr2 800 or ddr2 667
They used DDR3 RAM. I'm assuming since you have a E2180 and a 8600GT that your running DDR2. That's why it shows up different. That's cool that your board can run either DDR2 or DDR3 though.
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Thanks for your help. I now have 3GB from another build.
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post #20 of 20
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Hows 3.20GHz @ 1.475 V ? With peek temps of 56C?
Edit: It ran stable for 30mins. I'll prolly run it overnight.
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